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In memoriam of Stephen Chifunyise

16 August 2019 – Zimbabwe,

UNESCO’s Living heritage entity is greatly saddened to announce the loss of one of its most dedicated cultural expert and facilitators in Africa, Stephen Chifunyise who passed away on 5th August 2019 in Harare. Stephen Chifunyise played a prominent role in the d ›››


Inventorying intangible cultural heritage practices in Lebanon

29 July 2019 – Lebanon,

Since 2018, UNESCO has been working with national stakeholders involved in safeguarding living heritage in Lebanon for the effective implementation of the 2003 Convention at the national level, with the support of the Japan Funds-in-Trust. The project “Strengthening capacities for the effective implementation o ›››


Forms available for the 2021 cycle

4 July 2019 –

The Secretariat has made available, on the website of the 2003 Convention, the updated forms to be completed by States when nominating living heritage elements to the Representative List and Urgent Safeguarding List and when proposing projects, programmes and activities for the ›››